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Cafe Gitane

242 Mott St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-3434
+1 212-334-9552
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“avocado toast” (25 reviews)
“baked eggs” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
242 Mott St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-3434
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I like be cafe Guyanese for lunch Every time in am in NYC and in Soho , I walk to No-Lila and have lunch there It's very boho , organic , great crowd and usually amazing service This time the host was great , he...More

Thank Dragonbeast4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went for dinner with my housband in July and we absolutely loved it. The location can't be better. The place is cool, cozy and romantic. The waiters were beautiful, must be models. Food was super nice, I'd recommend the cous cous, avocado on toast,...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmosphere: a bit snobby when I went for breakfast, they don't accept cards, and circled "gratuities not included" on my receipt when I went for breakfast. However, the waiters at lunch were much friendlier. Love the avocado toast and the salad with hearts of palm...More

Thank Astrid A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I almost don't want to say too much about this spot as I lov the fact it is discreet and frequented by locals rather than tourists. If I am in the neighbourhood I always pop in for a coffee and I really love it here.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We loved the fruity breakfast and the frenchy-marroc environment. Style done in perfection regarding tailored details as European change plates (not sure if right wording).

Thank Friederike L
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Such a fantastic little gem - it may not look like much but it packs a punch for good value - tasty eating. Lovely NYC vibe without NYC prices!

Thank munchkinmh
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended by many of my friends i went there with great expectations but was disappointed with their brunch. Small portions but high prices. Smoked salmon and baked eggs were really dry and so were the waffles with fresh fruit.. Coffee is good though.

Thank ElliaD
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Cafe Gitane holds a special place in my heart since it was my first date with my husband 18 years ago. I'm delighted it is still there but not surprised. It is a very stylish, very intimate cafe in a very walkable downtown neighborhood. Great...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Went there for a quick dinner a Thursday evening and had a unpleasant experience. Got a table for two and ordered chicken Satay and my wife had a veg-burger and we both enjoyed the food. Asked for the check and paid. Left more than 10%...More

1  Thank Sneppafredda
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This was not our first time at cafe Gitane...but I won´t go back there anymore. Last week we went for dinner and I had a Cous Cous that was overcooked. My husband had the baked pasta, that was dry and hard, and burned on top....More

2  Thank Irina S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
17:30 - 23:30
Saturday
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 Mott St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-3434
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Nolita
  • Neighbourhood: Nolita
  • Phone Number: +1 212-334-9552
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